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Diseases of the nervous system

by H. Campbell Thomson

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Published by Funk and Wagnalls in New York .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Paginationxvii, 553 p.
Number of Pages553
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24342134M
OCLC/WorldCa11184492

Nervous System Diseases is a guide to diseases of the neurological system, providing an in depth introduction that is understandable even if you do not have a background in science or medicine. The nervous system plays a vital role for human beings and other living things to work its way every day. Our nervous system contains our brain and spinal cord (the main controllers of our body). This is composed of two main parts: Central nervous system and the Peripheral nervous system. Our central nervous system contains the brain and spinal.

Nervous system disease, any of the diseases or disorders that affect the functioning of the human nervous system. Disturbance or malfunction of the nervous system causes changes felt throughout the body. Learn more about the types, causes, symptoms, and treatment of nervous system disease. Bacterial Infections of the Nervous System. Despite the formidable defenses protecting the nervous system, a number of bacterial pathogens are known to cause serious infections of the CNS or PNS. Unfortunately, these infections are often serious and life threatening. Figure summarizes some important infections of the nervous system.

Storage diseases of the nervous system, also known as lysosomal storage diseases or glycogen storage diseases, are a group of rare enzymatic disorders that affect mainly the nervous system. This group of disorders is genetic in nature and is almost always fatal early in life. Central nervous system diseases, also known as central nervous system disorders, are a group of neurological disorders that affect the structure or function of the brain or spinal cord, which collectively form the central nervous system (CNS).Specialty: Psychiatry, Neurology, Neurosurgery.


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What is the nervous system. The nervous system is a complex, sophisticated system that regulates and coordinates body activities. It is made up of two major divisions, including the following: Central nervous system. This consists of the brain and spinal cord. Peripheral nervous system.

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